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Job Ad: Sales Manager
Location: New York, NY
Experience Level: 1-3 years
Job Type: Full-Time
Salary Estimate: $50,000 + Bonus
Born from performance, XYZ creates dreams and opportunities for people. We're visionaries and innovators empowered for success.
XYZ has an exciting opportunity for a Sales Manager for our Manhattan Division. This position's primary role is to efficiently share XYZ stories, our culture and our services for new business clients.
- Demonstrate an ability to tell stories how to solve business challenges, produce ideas with depth and good reasoning, and be able to articulate the journey from concept to solution clearly;
- Plan territory sales: analyze data from company systems and optimize the market. Be prepared to travel 50% of the Time;
- Maintain proper administrative controls to ensure that you, together with a sales team, deliver high-quality work within corporate guidelines and approved monthly goals and timescales. Ensure all deadlines/release dates are met;
- Complete an average of 30 calls and 5 meetings a day;
- Monitor progress of all business client groups. Maintain weekly and monthly sales status reports.
REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ABILITIES:
- We search for a positive and high energy personality that is entrepreneurial and sales focused.
- Proven experience as a sales manager with a complete end-to-end understanding of sales development methodologies;
- Professionally communicate verbally and in writing with a broad spectrum of audiences, ranging from micro-managers to senior level executives;
- Must be flexible to work non-traditional hours due to the accelerated nature of projects.
- Strong organizational, multitasking and prioritizing skills, excessive attention to detail.
- Must be results driven: work independently with minimal supervision.
This position requires a minimum of 1-3 years sales or relevant experience.
High School Diploma is required. Bachelor's Degree is preferred.
XYZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please reread job ad and apply for the position only if you meet the criteria.
We welcome you to join us,
HR director John Walters